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Executive director: The international association for philosophy and literature
Areas of interest:
Continental philosophy and the postmodern; cultures and politics of difference; deconstruction in philosophy and in literary, film, and art theory; aesthetics and art criticism.
Main difference-related publications:
- Textualities: Between Hermeneutics and Deconstruction (New York and London: Routledge, 1994), in German (1997), in Italian (2004)
- Inscriptions: After Phenomenology and Structuralism, 2nd ed. (Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 1997)
- The Textual Sublime: Deconstruction and its Differences, co-ed. (Albany: SUNY Press, 1990).
- Writing the Politics of Difference, ed. (Albany: SUNY Press, 1991).
- Texts and Dialogues: Merleau-Ponty on Philosophy, Politics, and Culture, co-ed. (Amherst: Humanity Books, 1992/1996)
- Textualitaeten der Philosophie / Philosophie und Literatur, co-ed. (Munich and Vienna: Oldenburg, 1994)
- Philosophy and Non-Philosophy since Merleau-Ponty, ed. (Evanston: Northwestern, 1997)
- Cultural Semiosis: Tracing the Signifier, ed. (New York and London: Routledge, 1997)
- Philosophy and Desire, ed. (New York and London: Routledge, 2000)
- Lyotard: Philosophy, Politics, and the Sublime, ed. (New York and London: Routledge, 2002)
- Derrida und die Politiken der Freundschaft, co-ed. (Vienna:Turia + Kant, 2002)
- Uber Zizek, co-ed (Vienna:Turia + Kant, 2004)
- “Is Merleau-Ponty Inside or Outside the History of Philosophy?” in Chiasms: Merleau-Ponty’s Notion of Flesh, eds. Fred Evans and Leonard Lawlor (Albany: SUNY Press, 2000), pp. 131-143.
- “Andy Warhol: Chiasmatic Visibilities” in Impossible Presence, ed. Terry Smith ( Sydney: Power Publications and Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001), pp. 193-207.
- “Jacques Derrida” in Postmodernism: The Key Figures, edited by Hans Bertens and Joseph Natoli (Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, 2002), pp. 110-118.
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Hugh J. Silverman, Professor of Philosophy, and Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies
Department of Philosophy, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-3750
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